Vendor-specific predefined reports

Vendor-specific predefined reports provide software discovery and licensing information for specific software vendors of BigFix Inventory customers. These reports help Software Asset Managers manage software for their vendors and prepare for contract negotiations and license audits. To view the reports, click on a vendor in the vendor-specific dashboard.

These reports available through BigFix Inventory dashboard shows reports for the below vendors:
  • Adobe
  • HCL
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
  • SAP
  • VMware
Below mentioned are some of the dedicated reports for specific software:
  • Adobe Cloud Software
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Microsoft SQL Server Inventory
  • Microsoft SQL Server Contracts
  • Microsoft Windows Server Inventory
  • Microsoft Windows Server Contracts
  • Oracle Database
  • Oracle Java
  • Oracle Weblogic
  • SAP ERP
Note:
  • Contract reports - Contract reports are used for easier contract management.
  • Inventory reports - Inventory reports help in contract management, license optimization and give insight into the environment.

10.0.12 Default columns in vendor-specific reports

Following are the default columns in vendor-specific reports:
  • Name
  • Base Name
  • Your Next Scheduled Export

You can select other columns from the Configure option.

Note: BigFix Inventory provides reports and data for other vendors as well. Such information can be accessed under generic reports. See also, Reports.

For more information on predefined vendor-specific reports, refer to List of vendor-specific predefined reports